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5 bedroom detached house for sale

South Hamilton Street, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, KA1

Under Offer £249,995

Property Description

Key features

  • Ideally situated within a highly sought after locale and within walking distance to town centre
  • Excellent Grange School Catchement Area
  • Fully Enclosed Walled Garden
  • Monobloc Driveway Allowing Ample Parking
  • Traditional Features
  • Gas Central Heating and Double Glazing
  • Open Flame Fire

Full description

Property Matters Online are delighted to present to the market 'Mansfield'. With over 1940 square foot of floor space, this substantial 5 bedroom detached traditional sandstone property situated within a prime area of Kilmarnock is steeped in history. The house was built on land belonging to the Duke of Portland's Kilmarnock estate, whose family built the Kilmarnock-Troon Railway and, were influential in building Troon harbour and from whom Queen Elizabeth II is directly descended. Built around 1878 the property was initially rented from the aforementioned Duke of Portland for the princely sum of twenty nine pounds, sixteen shillings and three pence.

This spacious accommodation is laid out over 2 levels with the ground floor comprising welcoming entrance hallway, exceptional lounge with feature front facing bay window and traditional open fireplace, versatile front facing family room which is currently being used as a study and could also be the 5th bedroom, 4 piece family bathroom, formal dining room, bedroom four and well-proportioned dining kitchen giving access to the separate utility room. The upper level is accessed via the stunning spiral staircase with traditional style sash window and French doors which lead to the rear garden. The master bedroom and two further bedrooms are located on this level along with the wc and shower room with walk in cubicle. The stunning rear garden is fully enclosed with traditional sandstone walls and benefits from lawn, paved and drying areas, a large decked patio area and a large brick built garage with side facing door and power. The front of the property benefits from a Monobloc driveway allowing ample off-street parking which can accommodate 3/4 cars.

The property is ideally located out-with the main centre of the town but remains within walking distance to all amenities and public transport. Local shops provide the necessary day to day requirements and Kilmarnock also offers a good range of high street shops, supermarkets, including retail parks, cinema and leisure centre and all professional facilities.

There is an extensive choice of schooling available in Kilmarnock. Private schooling is available at Wellington in Ayr (16 miles) and in Glasgow (22 miles). Kilmarnock has 17 schools, 13 primary and 4 secondary. There is also a college with in the town, Kilmarnock College, formerly Kilmarnock Technical College.

The property is situated within a few miles of the recently up rated and refurbished A77, M77 motorway link and all main arterial routes. This provides easy access for the commuter with links accessing in a Southerly direction towards Ayr and Girvan and the Ayrshire coast and in a Northerly direction toward Glasgow. The West Coast of Ayrshire is only minutes away.
Kilmarnock has a mainline rail station with a comprehensive hourly service to Glasgow and the main west coast line south. Prestwick International Airport has regular and enhanced flight service flights to London, Dublin and the rest of Europe.

In greater detail the accommodation comprises:-

Entered via double storm doors, tiled flooring, glazed door leading to entrance hallway. The electricity meter and fuse box is located in the vestibule.

Welcoming entrance hallway giving access to all lower compartments. The hallway has kept many of its traditional features including large skirtings, ceiling arch and coving. Wooden flooring. Ample power points.

LOUNGE 21'6" x 15'8" ( 6.4m x 4.7m )Commodious front facing lounge with feature bay window allowing an abundance of natural light to flow through. Benefits include the stunning open fireplace with complementary surround, alcove and wooden flooring. Ample power points.

SITTING ROOM / BEDROOM FIVE 13"6' x 13"4' ( 4.1m x 4m )
Currently used as a study this versatile room could also be a family room or fifth bedroom. The room has a front facing outlook and benefits from carpeted flooring and traditional ornate centre rose ceiling and cornicing. Ample power points.

( 5.2m x 3.6m )Well-proportioned kitchen area housing an ample rang of base and wall units with complementary worktops. This spacious room allows ample space for informal dining and benefits from tiled splash-back areas, vinyl flooring, plumbed for dishwasher, 1 stainless steel sink with mixer tap, side facing window and rear facing patio doors leading to the fully enclosed walled garden. Ample power points.

UTILITY ROOM 8'4" x 7' ( 2.5m x 2.2m )Rear facing utility room with base units, worktop and double stainless steel sink with mixer tap. The utility room has been plumbed for an automatic washing machine and provides room for a tumble dryer and fridge freezer. Vinyl flooring. Power points.

DINING ROOM 12'6" x 11'6" ( 3.8m x 3.5m )Formal dining area accessed from both the entrance hall and kitchen. The room allows ample dining space with side facing window and wooden flooring. Ample power points.

BEDROOM FOUR 12' x 11'4"
( 3.8m x 3.4m )Entered from the entrance hallway into this spacious double bedroom with rear facing window overlooking the walled garden. Wooden flooring. Ample power points.

BATHROOM 14"3' x 4"3'
( 4.3m x 1.3m )Ground floor 4 piece family bathroom comprising wc, wash hand basin with pedestal, bidet and shower bath with mixer tap and shower screen. The room benefits from tiled and wet wall splash-back areas, vinyl flooring and inlaid halogen lighting.

Accessed via the stunning spiral staircase the upper hallway gives access to all upper apartments and loft area. Carpeted flooring. Power points.

BEDROOM ONE 17'6" x 15'2" ( 5.3m x 4.6m )
Excellent sized double bedroom with front facing bay window, fitted wardrobes and carpeted flooring. Ample power points.

BEDROOM TWO 16'4" x 9' ( 4.9m x 2.8m ) Further front facing double bedroom with feature bay window, carpeted flooring and ample power points.

BEROOM THREE 16'4" x 8' ( 4.9m x 2.54m )Rear facing double bedroom with feature bay window, carpeted flooring and ample power points.

WC 5'9" x 3'2" ( 1.7m x 0.9m )
2 piece suite comprising wc and wash hand basin with vanity unit. Tiled splash-back area, heated towel rail. Front facing opaque window.

SHOWER ROOM 8'5" X 5'9" ( 2.5m x 1.7m )
Modern shower room with shower cubicle, wash hand basin with pedestal, wet wall splash-back areas, vinyl flooring and heated towel rail. Inlaid halogen lighting.

Monobloc to the front of the property allows off street parking for several cars and easily maintained shrub areas.

Fully enclosed walled garden with patio, lawn, shrub an drying area with paved walkway. The rear of the property benefits from brick built outbuilding.


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OFFERS Offers must be submitted in Scottish legal form to the sole selling agents. Formal note of interest should be registered prior to offering. A closing date will only be notified to parties who have registered interest through their solicitors. The seller reserves the right to accept any offer at any time

Listing History

Added on Rightmove:
26 November 2015

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